COVID-19 Update: As of 9 AM, March 26th, The Butchart Gardens is temporarily closed to the public. See details by clicking here.

Spring

  • March 1–March 25 9:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • March 26 Temporarily closed

Summer

  • June 1–August 31 9:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • September 1–September 15 9:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • September 16–September 30 9:00 AM–5:00 PM

Autumn

  • October 1–October 31 9:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • November 1–November 30 9:00 AM–3:30 PM

Christmas

  • December 1–December 24 9:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • December 25 1:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • December 26–January 6 9:00 AM–9:00 PM

Winter

  • January 7–February 29 9:00 AM–3:30 PM

Peak Season

During our peak season in July and August, we can experience congestion on our garden paths and in our facilities between 10:30 AM and 3:30 PM. We recommend visiting before 10:30 AM or after 3:30 PM to enjoy the soft natural light and peaceful ambiance.